Mcgill Family History

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Mcgill Name Meaning

Scottish (Galloway) and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Ghoill ‘son of the stranger’ (see Gall 1). Irish: short form of Gaelic names beginning with Mac Giolla ‘son of the servant (or devotee) of’ (see for example McElroy). Scottish: Anglicized form of Mac Ghille Mhaoil, otherwise Anglicized as McMillan.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Mcgill Family Origin

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Mcgill Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcgill. A less common occupation for the Mcgill family was Farm Laborer. The most common Mcgill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Mcgill's were Farmers.

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Mcgill Historical Records

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Mcgill Life Expectancy

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